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VMware VCenter Server Service cannot start ?

Hi All,

After I turnoff the VCenter VM accidentally (Hard Turn Off), somehow the VMware VCenter server service is unable to be started again ?

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So any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Single Windows 2008 R2 VM running SQL Server 2008 Std SP2 and VMware VCenter Server 5.1 U1
I've verified that the SQL Server is accessible & services are all started from the local VM.

Thanks
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ok, FYI during this install phase, I've disconnected the vNIC and this VM is running on snapshot.

is that can be the cause ?
Yes performance will be poor, and maybe too slow.

Handle the snapshots correctly, and stop the machine running on a snapshot.
Thanks !